• Our Vision
    The Attorney General’s Chambers is committed to providing high quality legal services to Government of the Turks and Caicos Islands and Lands related services to the people of the Islands.
  • “Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  • “Law intends indeed to do service to human life, but it is not able when men do not choose to accept her services; for it is only in those who are obedient to her that she displays her special virtue.” - Epictetus
  • “Law is reason free from passion” - Aristotle

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS DIVISION

The International Division is responsible for advising the Turks and Caicos Islands Government on international initiatives which have an impact on domestic law.  Key to this responsibility is advising on the implementation of International Conventions and agreements.  It is the primary agency/authority for processing of international requests, although in some instances requests are made formally to other authorities.  It also manages the work of the Attorney General as Chair of the Anti-Money Laundering Committee, the central agency responsible for the development and implementation of legislation and policies for the detection and prevention of money laundering, terrorist financing and the financing of proliferation in the Islands. 

The work of the International Division consists of the following:

  • Prepare and review government contracts and Memorandum of Understandings (MOUs) between the Government and local agencies, as well as  MOUs between the government and international bodies
  • Advise on the application and extension of various international Conventions and agreements to the Turks & Caicos Islands
  • Assist the Chairman of the Anti-Money Laundering Committee (AMLC) in carrying out his functions by ensuring that all tasks delegated to the Attorney General’s Chambers are completed
  • Advise on the country’s compliance with various international standards
  • Assist relevant authorities in promoting international standards of AML/ CFT measures
  • Receive and process any request for legal assistance received by Attorney General’s Chambers including making applications to the court for restraint, forfeiture, production and other orders
  • Represent Turks & Caicos Islands as a member of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force's (CFATF) Working Group on Evaluation and Implementation, the Working Group on FATF Initiatives.
  • Provide general assistance to the Commercial and Civil Department

Блог http://webekm.com/ и още нещо.

Full premium theme for CMS

Bookmaker bet365 The best odds.